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Category Archives: The Recipe Exchange

Creating a Cookbook – What a Project!!

The challenge of creating my newest cookbook, County Cakes, Pies and Desserts was fun and gave me a chance to use my photography skills. I decided a picture of a Hummingbird Cake would be perfect for the cover, especially since the recipe is included in the cookbook. The cake was pretty with three layers and  …

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Gluten Free at a Price

I was contacted recently by a representative of the gluten-free baking mix company, Among Friends. Rachel had seen my column, The Recipe Exchange – week of March 2, 2015 – featuring three gluten free recipes. (I’ve included the recipes at the end of this blog). She asked if she could send me one of their …

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Almost Perfect Chocolate Muffins

 Every now and then a recipe that has been submitted to my column, The Recipe Exchange, catches my eye and I have to give it a try. Considering I’m a certified choco-holic, these Chocolate Applesauce Muffins were a shoe-in. My mouth watered as I mixed in the cocoa with the rest of the ingredients. I …

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Falling into the Spring Expo

  The Grass Lake Spring Expo started off with a bang or more like a thump. Alex Weddon, publisher and editor of the Grass Lake Times, had offered to let me sell my cookbooks, Farmhouse Cooking and Country Cooking, at his booth. My column, the Recipe Exchange, runs weekly in his newspaper.     I …

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It all began by saying YES!!

This week I shared the history of my column, The Recipe Exchange, with the Inter-Lakes Lions Club of Somerset Center, Michigan. I was excited and honored that they wanted to know my story. A little over twenty years ago I was working in the accounting department at the Daily Telegram in Adrian, Michigan. I also …

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